A guide on how to set up your Mac to automatically clean up your screenshot mess once and for all. It only is a one time task that saves time and reduces stress in your everyday life.

Desktop screen with a lot of screenshots
Desktop screen with a lot of screenshots

Although taking screenshots belongs to one of the most beloved features on a Mac, its default behaviour is not very convenient, as it adds all the screenshots to your desktop — which you want to keep clean and tidy. Way too often, taking screenshots results in a desktop which looks like someone lost control over their life.

A few years ago, I wrote…

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